RK Seeds - Eucalyptus Seeds, Eucalyptus pellita Seeds, Red Mahogany
1. Eucalyptus pellita is found in open forest formations with a large number of other Eucalyptus species, in tall sclerophyll forests, and at the margins of rainforests.
2. The tree grows mainly on gentle to moderately sloping topography, although it is found, to a limited extent, on steep, well-drained slopes of large ridges and even alongside small streams in the drier and hotter parts of its occurrence.
3. No. of seeds per Kg: 100000
4. Germination percentage: 90
5. Germination period-days: 10-15 days
6. Nursery Techniques: Seed mixed with sand is broadcasted on raised primary beds with a cover of fine sand. The bed is covered with hay. Germination takes place within 10 to 15 days. When plant height 5 to 14 cms tall, then pricked out to the polybags.